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239 S Links Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-6926
+1 941-706-4740
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
239 S Links Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-6926
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us shared an unremarkable dinner here recently. Two of us had one of the evening's specials--pan seared grouper served over what appeared to be tomato risotto. The risotto had a strange flavor possibly induced by the roasted paprika over generously added. The fish...More

Thank Drfred39
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I liked the idea of this restaurant with sustainable foods but came away disappointed in many ways. First off the burger (My Uncle's Burger) was dry, they cook two thin patties, and really not great. I asked for mayo to help it out, but there...More

1  Thank markbY4408EQ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in Towles Court, in an atmospheric pair of older 'cottages'. (I prefer the Wine Cottage.) Indigenous serves interesting food prepared by a talented chef who is committed to serving sustainable, locally grown food. The menu changes periodically - seasonally? - and I always hope...More

Thank Cando
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last week we dined here with very savvy restaurant folks visiting from NY. We had told them how wonderful our meal was last winter when we were down here. Boy, what a difference a year makes. First of all our waiter ( bearded, can’t recall...More

Thank dmnmd
86LIST, Manager at Indigenous, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your evening. We strive to give the best food and service to everyone at all times. We will address the team about your review, and react accordingly.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly one of THE BEST meals I have ever experienced! Ive heard chefs explain that food should be sex on a plate but rarely have I experienced such ecstasy. I was alone so I chose to sit at the bar with Adam as my bartender....More

1  Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The finest restaurant in Sarasota. Outstanding chief owner. Innovative American food. Organic and sustainable.

Thank EugeniaSarasota
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I will start by saying that I am not a fussy eater and I like seafood. . The staff was attentive and friendly and ambiance was hip and fresh. I had the Caesar salad, pork belly and Arctic char. The main dish was thoroughly mediocre....More

1  Thank Barenecessity
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We like to try as many dishes as possible and were not disappointed in any. Pasta, steaks, burgers, fish and salads all done well. No complaints

Thank MrBenny303
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here several times and last month I was quite disappointed, as was my guest. The meals were OK. Beware--there are NO substitutions or any minor deletions in case you have any food issues. They have a strict policy on that. Our server had...More

1  Thank Luvtravel999
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! Loved every moment from Adam the waiter, amazing wine, yummy appetizer and delectable entrées. Lemongrass shrimp and short ribs were perfectly prepared and tasted fabulous. Cute atmosphere also.

Thank Lauri W
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23 May 2017|
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Response from PeterAL10 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know if Indigenous offers gift certificates.
23 April 2017|
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Response from 154golfer | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I don't know
14 February 2017|
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Response from lwr05 | Reviewed this property |
Yes ask for a table in the wine cottage🍷😎
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 28
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 S Links Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236-6926
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-706-4740
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Focusing on sustainable seafood and local farms in a beautiful remodeled old Florida cracker cottage, with an amazing outdoor seating area. James Beard Best Chef South Semi Finalist Steve Phelps and his team are focused on creating a better food system.
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